Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
No post-election obstacles seen for EEC
WHILE SEVERAL parties contesting Sunday’s election have pledged to review the junta’s flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development scheme, experts said yesterday that most infrastructure projects will continue regardless of which political parties form the post-election government.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:05
Solari pledges to continue after Madrid dumped out by Ajax
Santiago Solari vowed to fight on but the reign of Real Madrid in Europe is over and their season effectively is too after they were stunned by a 4-1 defeat at home to Ajax on Tuesday.
Sun, 24 Feb 2019 11:29
FDA lists restriction remaining on cannabis use
In an apparent response to the Bhumjaithai Party’s campaign pledge to legalise the cultivation of marijuana, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has stressed that revised narcotics law does not permit the unrestricted planting of cannabis.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 04:00
Facebook pledges to support integrity of general election
FACEBOOK has promised to help ensure the integrity of the Thai election by providing supporting tools and related efforts.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
FAT offers popular Sirisak help to get coaching qualification
The head of the Football Association of Thailand (FAT) has pledged to help caretaker coach Sirisak Yodyadthai become qualified to get the job full-time.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:08
Asean pledges assistance over Rohingya crisis, discusses territorial disputes
Asean foreign ministers agreed on Thursday to fully support the role of Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi in providing humanitarian assistance to Myanmar over the Rohingya crisis.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Fire up the debating machine
Re: “Prayut slams ‘unrealistic’ poll pledges, Bangkok Post, January 15
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
PPP to pledge privatising ALRO farmlands in campaign
PRIVATISATION OF agricultural public lands held under the Agricultural Land Reform Office (ALRO) is being advanced as an election promise by Phalang Pracharat party, despite objections from the Prime Minister and land rights activists.
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 11:51
Anupong pledges better road safety measures
The number of road fatalities is lower so far during this year’s New Year holidays, but drunk driving and speeding remain the key contributing factors in crashes, accounting for most of the arrests made, Interior Minister Anupong Paojinda told reporters at Government House on Wednesday.
Sun, 23 Dec 2018 01:00
Strasbourg attacker pledged allegiance to IS: judicial source
A man who shot dead five people and wounded 11 others at a famed Christmas market in the eastern French city of Strasbourg had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group in a video, a judicial source said Saturday.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:25
Economist says not enough being done to narrow income gap
An economist has suggested that political parties pledge if elected to increase the annual budget for social welfare by Bt350 billion in a bid to narrow the gap between rich and poor.
Somchai Jitsuchon, research director at the Thailand Development
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:45
Japan’s empress-in-waiting ‘insecure’ but vows to serve
Tokyo: Japan’s Crown Princess Masako pledged to do her best despite feeling “insecure” about becoming empress in mere months, in a candid statement released on her 55th birthday.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 16:22
Lazada Pledges to Cultivate Eight Million e-Commerce
Lazada Group has pledged to support eight million e-Commerce entrepreneurs and small-medium enterprises (SMEs) in Southeast Asia to grow and thrive by 2030.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:11
JD Central pledges speedy package delivery anywhere in Thailand
JD Central – a joint venture between Central Group and JD.com, China’s one-stop e-commerce platform – will engage DHL eCommerce to enable quality delivery with nationwide geographical reach in Thailand.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 07:02
Tech giants in WEF pledge to develop digital skills for future-focused Asean workforce
A coalition of major tech companies has pledged to develop digital skills for the Asean workforce.